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Iron which is not whetted will grow rusty; water which does not flow will become stagnant.
Running water is never stagnant, nor does a door hinge ever get worm-eaten.
There is something I have forgotten, some precious thing.
I shall be seeking ornaments of ivory,
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The old, subjective, stagnant, indolent and wretched life for woman has gone. She has as many resources as men, as many activities ...
Religion itself becomes offensively monotonous. On every point of vantage are pagodas--stupid stalagmites of stagnant piety.
The eastern light our spires touch at morning,
The light that slants upon our western doors at evening,
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War is the great scavenger of thought. It is the sovereign disinfectant, and its red stream of blood is the Condy's Fluid that cle ...
Sorrow is a kind of rust of the soul, which every new idea contributes in its passage to scour away. It is the putrefaction of sta ...
The poem has a social effect of some kind whether or not the poet wills it to have. It has kinetic force, it sets in motion ... [e ...
Power! Did you ever hear of men being asked whether other souls should have power or not? It is born in them. You may dam up the f ...
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